Posts in diversity
Using picture books to combat racism

The ongoing diversity debate in kid lit (and society at large) is essential - and it’s not going away. This week I’ll explain the role picture books have in shaping the minds of the future, and what you can do to help build a more tolerant society.

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Rabbits and mice and bears (oh my!)

Looking at the lack of diversity in picture books from a different angle today - why the need for the same old animals all the time? What about the weasels?

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Rejected - But Hopeful

Choosing to carry on when the creative journey gets hard, and finding encouragement in kidlit classics that were initially rejected.

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